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Woman charged with murder of boyfriend

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Mount Dora Police havearrested a Mount Dora woman for the murder of her boyfriend, Michael Hyland.

"I noticed therewas a lot of police cars over there, Mount Dora Police cars, and I went overthere to go find out what happened," said Frank Franzoni, a neighbor.

Franzoni says he wasawakened by police sirens blaring in his Mount Dora neighborhood early Mondaymorning, he later learned police were investigating a murder just around the corner,at a home on South Highland Street.

"When they arrived atthe scene, they found two people at the entrance of the resident one female andone male," said Kelda Senior with the City of Mount Dora.

Officers say Sheila Brothers,44, shot her live-in boyfriend -- a witness in the house told police the two were screaming and arguing prior to theshooting

"It's a shame,something like that had to happen," Franzoni said.

According to thereport, brothers told police she grabbed a gun from her china cabinet and firedtwo shots one at the ground, the second a little higher,

"They found theweapon and later found the victim lying on the floor with an apparent gunshotwound to the chest," Senior said.

he victim was taken tothe hospital where he later died, longtime neighbors like Franzoni say it's thelast thing he expected, so close to home.

I've been here for 30years, I'm about the oldest one in the neighborhood, nothing like that neverhappened around here," Franzoni said.

Brother is being held inthe Lake County Jail without bond.

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